today's topics: 1. provincial quack doctors 2. Fun with Engrish 3. "Blog Love" CD 4. "Black Man" toothpaste 5. "Good Daughter-in-Law" detergent 6. Play Mahjongg, win a puppy. 7. How to spot a Sex Toy shop. Topics: taiwan, video
This is a Mandarin Chinese song which telling about the beauty of tyhe country yard in Taiwan. The original title is pronounced as "Huo-Xian-Ji in Chinese. This is a instrument only version. You can also check http://www.archive.org/details/ageratumconyzoides for another version, and you can obtain the lyrics in Chinese via http://zonble.twbbs.org/archives/2006_03/840.php 藿香薊 灑來了一陣淅瀝 是綿綿不停的霪雨 傳來了一串笑語 是苔痕親吻著山壁... Topics: Chinese, Taiwan
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions. Topic: Taiwan aborigines
byNASA image created by Jesse Allen, Earth Observatory, using data obtained from the team.
Typhoon Talim was a weakening typhoon in the Taiwan Straits when the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (<a href="http://modis.gsfc.nasa.gov">MODIS</a>) on NASA’s <a href="http://aqua.nasa.gov/">Aqua</a> satellite captured this image at 12:50 p.m. Tapei time on September 1, 2005. It had sustained winds of around 120 kilometers an hour (70 miles per hour). The typhoon was predicted to weaken to a tropical... Topic: Where -- Taiwan Source: http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view_rec.php?id=20230
byProvided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE
The powerful super Typhoon Bilis hit Taiwan with 161 mph (260 kmh) winds on August 22, 2000. At times the winds were strong enough to shake concrete buildings. In addition to the wind, heavy rains may bring flooding and mudslides to the island. Mudslides particularly threaten areas hit by 1999's powerful earthquake.This image shows Bilis as the outer arms of the storm swept over Taiwan near noon local time. The true color image was captured by the Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor... Topic: Where -- Taiwan Source: http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view_rec.php?id=789
eoimages.gsfc.nasa.gov/images/imagerecords/8000/8794/chaiten_for_2008147_lrg.jpg Town of Chaiten at 2 meters/pixel (3.2 MB JPEG) eoimages.gsfc.nasa.gov/images/imagerecords/8000/8794/chaiten_for_2008147_overview.jpg Overview of the area at 8 meters/pixel (860 kB JPEG) In May 2008, the 4,000 residents of the fishing town of Chaiten were evacuated after the eruption of Chaiten Volcano 10 kilometers (5.4 miles) to the northeast. In addition to the threat of ashfall or an explosive eruption, the... Topic: Where -- Taiwan Source: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=8794